Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Scaled Agile Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scaled Agile Framework over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 82 56
Rank change year-on-year +43 -26 -
Permanent jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework 60 12 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.53% 1.34% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.33% 1.51% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 59 12 36
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £36,750 £48,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,625 £80,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -30.00% -

Scaled Agile Framework is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 819 794 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 89.12% 88.72% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 632 696 776
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Scaled Agile Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Scaled Agile Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Scaled Agile Framework in Watford

Scaled Agile Framework
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework in Watford.

Salary trend for Scaled Agile Framework in Watford

Scaled Agile Framework
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework in Watford over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Scaled Agile Framework in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Scaled Agile Framework.

1 60 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (98.33%) Migration
2 59 (98.33%) Data Migration
3 47 (78.33%) SQL
4 39 (65.00%) C#
4 39 (65.00%) PL/SQL
4 39 (65.00%) JIRA
5 36 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 36 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 36 (60.00%) T-SQL
6 34 (56.67%) Talend
7 33 (55.00%) BDD
7 33 (55.00%) TDD
8 32 (53.33%) SQL Server
8 32 (53.33%) Test Automation
9 30 (50.00%) ETL
10 24 (40.00%) XML
10 24 (40.00%) Oracle
10 24 (40.00%) Reference Data
10 24 (40.00%) Data Mapping
10 24 (40.00%) Data Quality
11 22 (36.67%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (31.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (31.67%) JSON
13 19 (31.67%) Subversion
13 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2016
14 15 (25.00%) PhD

Scaled Agile Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 19 (31.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (65.00%) JIRA
2 19 (31.67%) Subversion
3 8 (13.33%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 39 (65.00%) Developer
2 24 (40.00%) Data Migration Developer
3 22 (36.67%) ETL Developer
3 22 (36.67%) Oracle Developer
3 22 (36.67%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 22 (36.67%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 22 (36.67%) SQL Developer
3 22 (36.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 15 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 15 (25.00%) Graduate
4 15 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
4 15 (25.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 15 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 13 (21.67%) Scrum Master
6 12 (20.00%) Project Manager
6 12 (20.00%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
7 8 (13.33%) Analyst
7 8 (13.33%) Data Migration Tester
7 8 (13.33%) Migration Analyst
7 8 (13.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.00%) XML
2 19 (31.67%) JSON
3 15 (25.00%) Web Services
4 8 (13.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.00%) Reference Data
2 22 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (98.33%) Data Migration
2 59 (98.33%) Migration
3 33 (55.00%) BDD
3 33 (55.00%) TDD
4 32 (53.33%) Test Automation
5 30 (50.00%) ETL
6 24 (40.00%) Data Mapping
7 22 (36.67%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (25.00%) Analytics
8 15 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 15 (25.00%) Data Analysis
8 15 (25.00%) Data Analytics
8 15 (25.00%) Mathematics
8 15 (25.00%) Physics
8 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 13 (21.67%) Scrum
10 12 (20.00%) PRINCE2
10 12 (20.00%) Project Management
10 12 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (78.33%) SQL
2 39 (65.00%) C#
2 39 (65.00%) PL/SQL
3 36 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 15 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 36 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 36 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.00%) PhD
3 8 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 8 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) Talend
2 24 (40.00%) Oracle
3 12 (20.00%) Microsoft